Agatha Christie's The Queen of Crime Collection
| Mystery | Television | Mystery - Murder | British TV
Agatha Christie has delighted millions of fans with her deft plots, memorable characters, charming settings, and keen insight into the darker motives of mankind. The Queen of Crime enchants once again with these three fascinating mysteries featuring sublime casts. Stars include Sir John Gielgud (Brideshead Revisited), Francesca Annis (Lillie), Pauline Collins (Upstairs, Downstairs), James Warwick (Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime), Cheryl Campbell (Pennies from Heaven), Dominic Cooper (The Duchess), and Susan Hampshire (The Pallisers). Sparkling Cyanide-When the glamorous wife of a wealthy businessman is poisoned at a nightclub, the government brings in two experienced MI5 agents to investigate the case. "Jolly good.and enjoyable" -The Globe and Mail (Canada). Why Didn't They Ask Evans?-The enigmatic last words of a dying man set amateur sleuths Bobby and Lady Frankie Derwent on to a tale of murder, suspense, intrigue, and false identities. "Diverting" -The New York Times. Seven Dials Mystery-A fun weekend party turns funereal when one of the guests at a country house dies overnight. Feisty Lady Eileen Brent teams up with a charming man about town to solve the crime. "Fun and absorbing" -The Washington Post.
Tristram Powell, John Davies, Tony Wharmby
John Gielgud, Francesca Annis, Pauline Collins, James Warwick, Cheryl Campbell, Dominic Cooper, Susan Hampshire
DVD | Release Date 01/28/2014 | 412 Mins. | $29.99 | AMP2126 | 054961212699